Detail of the Ceiling of Notre Dame La Major, Marseille

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Mathilde Montpetit
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published on 23 March 2019
Detail of the Ceiling of Notre Dame La Major, Marseille

Detail of the secondary dome of the Cathedral of Notre Dame de la Major in Marseille , France (built 1852 - 1893 CE), showing the names of three saints central to the history of Catholicism in the region: Saint Mary Magdalene, Saint Lazarus and Saint Victor.


About the Author

Mathilde Montpetit
Mathilde is a freelance writer based in Aix-en-Provence, France. She studies the medieval Islamic world and is interested in global historical connectivities.

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Montpetit, M. (2019, March 23). Detail of the Ceiling of Notre Dame La Major, Marseille. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/10307/

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Montpetit, Mathilde. "Detail of the Ceiling of Notre Dame La Major, Marseille." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 23, 2019. https://www.ancient.eu/image/10307/.

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Montpetit, Mathilde. "Detail of the Ceiling of Notre Dame La Major, Marseille." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 23 Mar 2019. Web. 24 Oct 2019.

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